Gainesville Dining

Gainesville has hundreds of restaurants that serve everything from gourmet food to barbecue, fast food, casual, cafeteria-style, southern home cooking, and ethnic cuisines. Are you looking for a nice, comfortable atmosphere to savor a local meal? Or would you enjoy an elegant lakefront dining experience? Sample any the local specialties, all available in and around Gainesville, including African, American, Cajun-Creole, Caribbean, Chinese, Continental, Cuban, Fondue, French, Greek, Indian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Jewish, Korean, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Mexican, Middle-Eastern, Seafood, Soul Food, Thai, Vegetarian, and Vietnamese.

Some of the best food experiences are to be found in one of the following places:

Stonewood Tavern & Grill
3812 Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32607
+1 352-379-5982
As a dinner-only restaurant, Stonewood is a warm, comfortable, inviting place where guests are provided an exceptional dining experience. The flavor of hand-cut steaks, market fresh seafood cooked over an oak burning grill further enhances the dining experience. The restaurant features an ample wine selection with more than 30 wines available by the glass.

Harry's Seafood, Bar, and Grille
110 Southeast First Street, Gainesville, FL 32601
+1 352-372-1555
Harry's began as part seafood market and part restaurant with seating for about 20 customers at it's counter. Through the years, we've remained committed to constant improvement, requiring constant change. However, the one thing that has never changed is our passion for exceeding the expectations of the customer, our guests.

Cracker Barrel
4001 Southwest Forty-Third Street, Gainesville, FL 32608
+1 352-375-2424
From our humble beginnings in the hills of Tennessee to a leading restaurant and retail concept nationwide, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store remains true to its mission of pleasing people, both travelers and neighbors alike. From hearty, made from scratch comfort foods to nostalgic gift items, there's no better place to eat, shop and relax.